Granada vs Barcelona – LaLiga Looking for a third win in a row
Ronald Koeman has named an attacking front four of Antoine Griezmann, Lionel Messi, Pedri and Ousmane Dembele for Barcelona’s Saturday evening match away at Granada, where they lost last season.
This quartet had success against Athletic Club, which is why the only change to the midweek starting line-up is a forced one in central defence. With Clement Lenglet suspended and with Gerard Pique injured, Oscar Mingueza and Ronald Araujo are the two centre-backs will once again form a youthful centre-back pairing.
The other players missing for Barcelona are the injured Sergi Roberto, Philippe Coutinho and Ansu Fati.
The complete Barcelona starting line-up is as follows: Marc-Andre ter Stegen; Sergino Dest, Ronald Araujo, Oscar Mingueza, Jordi Alba; Sergio Busquets, Frenkie de Jong, Lionel Messi, Pedri, Ousmane Dembele; Antoine Griezmann.